Canon in Residence
9 - 18: Charles Taylor, Precentor
19 - 23: Tony Barnard, Chancellor
24 - 31: John Ridyard, Prebendary in Residence
1 - 5: George Frost, Treasurer
Dean: Michael Yorke
Precentor: Charles Taylor
Organist and Master of the Choristers:Andrew Lumsden


Lichfield International Arts Festival until 16 July

THE THIRD SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - Sunday 9 July (Decani)

8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist (Rite B)
  • Mass for four voices Byrd
  • Jubilate Deo Weelkes
  • O Lord, increase my faith Loosemore
  • Hymns 377, 87 [tune 486], 235 (vv. 1, 2, 6)
  • Preacher: Canon Tony Barnard Chancellor
  • 3.30pm Evensong sung by the Cathedral Chamber Choir
  • Morley Responses
  • Psalm(s) 64
  • Weelkes (The Service for Trebles)
  • Laudibus in sanctis Byrd
  • Hymns 359 [tune 322], 367

  • Monday 10 July

    7.40am Morning Prayer and Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 50, 51, 52
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral
  • Lloyd Responses
  • Psalm(s) 53, 54, 55
  • Magnificat tertii toni Binchois
  • Nunc dimittis 15th century English (Pepys MS)
  • Ave Maria Biebl

  • Tuesday 11 July - Benedict of Nursia, Abbot of Monte Cassino, Father of Western Monasticism, c. 550

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 56, 57
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong
  • Smith Responses
  • Psalm(s) 59, 60, 61
  • Morley (The First Service)
  • Watch thou, dear Lord Gawthrop

  • Wednesday 12 July

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 62, 63, 64
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 65, 66, 67

  • Thursday 13 July

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 68
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong
  • Clucas Responses
  • Psalm(s) 69, 70
  • Darke in A minor
  • My soul, there is a country Parry

  • Friday 14 July - John Keble, Priest, Tractarian, Poet, 1866

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 71, 72
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong in the Lady Chapel
  • Smith Responses
  • Psalm(s) 73, 74
  • Byrd (The Short Service)
  • Civitas sancti tui Byrd

  • Saturday 15 July - Swithun, Bishop of Winchester, c. 862

    9.30am Morning Prayer and Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 75, 76, 77
  • 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral
  • Spicer Responses
  • Hymn 224 [tune 452]
  • Psalm(s) 78
  • Magnificat primi toni a8 Palestrina
  • Nunc dimitts a8 Palestrina
  • Lugebat David attrib. Gombert
  • 7.30pm An Easter Oratorio Paul Spicer (first performance)
    Lichfield Cathedral Special Choir, Twickenham Choral Society, the Cathedral Choristers, and the Britten Sinfonia

    THE FOURTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - Sunday 16 July (Cantoris)

    8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist to conclude the Lichfield Festival
  • Missa Collegium Regale Howells
  • Sing praise to God Lloyd
  • To Christ, the prince of peace Lloyd
  • Hymns 427, 336, 437 (vv. 1, 2)
  • Preacher: The Very Reverend Michael Yorke Dean
  • 3.30pm Evensong
  • Clucas Responses
  • Psalm(s) 66
  • Howells (The Gloucester Service)
  • I saw the Lord Stainer
  • Hymns 206, 333

  • Cathedral Choir vacation until 3 September

    Monday 17 July

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 86, 87, 88
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 89

  • Tuesday 18 July - Elizabeth Ferard, first Deaconess of the C of E, Founder, Community of St Andrew, 1883

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 90, 91, 92
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong sung by the choir of All Saints' Church, Kingsway, Toronto
  • Neary Responses
  • Psalm(s) 93
  • Henry Purcell in G minor
  • Beati quorum via Stanford

  • Wednesday 19 July - Gregory, Bishop of Nyssa, and Macrina, Deaconess; Teachers, c. 394 and c. 379

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 95, 96, 97
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the choir of All Saints' Church, Kingsway, Toronto
  • Smith Responses
  • Psalm(s) 98
  • Willan (Fauxbourdon)
  • Justorum animae Stanford

  • Thursday 20 July - Margaret of Antioch, Martyr, 4th century; Bartolome de las Casas, Apostle to the Indies, 1566

    7.40am Morning Prayer and Holy Communion
  • Psalm(s) 102, 103
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the choir of All Saints' Church, Kingsway, Toronto
  • Statham Responses
  • Psalm(s) 104 vv. 1-9
  • Stanford in C
  • Bogroditse Dyevo Rachmaninov

  • Friday 21 July

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 105
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm First Evensong of Mary Magdalene sung by the choir of All Saints' Church, Kingsway, Toronto
  • Carelse Responses
  • Hymn 225
  • Psalm(s) 139 vv. 1-11
  • Braund (The Second Service)
  • Cantique de Jean Racine Faure

  • MARY MAGDALENE - Saturday 22 July

    9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) at the High Altar
  • Psalm(s) 30, 32
  • 5.30pm Evensong sung by the choir of All Saints' Church, Kingsway, Toronto
  • Neary Responses
  • Hymn 174 [tune 195]
  • Psalm(s) 63
  • Stanford in B flat
  • Rise us, my love Willan

  • THE FIFTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - Sunday 23 July (Decani)

    8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist (Rite B) sung by the choir of All Saints' Church, Kingsway, Toronto
  • Mass for four voices Byrd
  • Jubilate Deo in C Britten
  • O sacrum convivium Messiaen
  • Hymns on special service sheet
  • Preacher: Monsignor Michael Sharkey
  • 3.30pm Evensong sung by the choir of All Saints' Church, Kingsway, Toronto
  • Carelse Responses
  • Psalm(s) 73 vv. 1-5 & 15-19
  • Henry Purcell in G minor
  • Insanae et vanae curae Haydn
  • Hymns 357, 467
  • Monday 24 July

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 116, 117, 118
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm First Evensong of James sung by the choir of St Alphege's Church, Solihull
  • Psalm(s) 144

  • JAMES THE APOSTLE - Tuesday 25 July

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 7, 29
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Choir of St Alphege's Church, Solihull
  • Hymn 175
  • Psalm(s) 94

  • Wednesday 26 July - Anne and Joachim, Parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary

    7.40am Morning Prayer and Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv. 105-144
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Anglican Choral of Ottawa
  • Smith Responses
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv. 161-176
  • Larkin (The Winchester Service)
  • Il Penseroso Ager

  • Thursday 27 July - Brooke Foss Westcott, Bishop of Durham, Teacher, 1901

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 120, 121, 122, 123, 124, 125
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Choir of St Alphege's Church, Solihull
  • Psalm(s) 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131

  • Friday 28 July

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 132, 133, 134, 135
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Choir of St Alphege's Church, Solihull
  • Psalm(s) 136, 137, 138

  • Saturday 29 July - Mary, Martha, and Lazarus, Companions of our Lord

    9.30am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 139, 140, 141
  • 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Choir of St Alphege's Church, Solihull
  • Hymn 249
  • Psalm(s) 142, 143

  • THE SIXTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - Sunday 30 July (Cantoris)

    8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist (Rite B) sung by the Choir of St Alphege's Church, Solihull
  • Psalm(s) 145 vv. 10-17
  • Hymns 368, 280, 276
  • Preacher: Prebendary John Ridyard
  • 3.30pm Evensong sung by the Choir of St Alphege's Church, Solihull
  • Psalm(s) 74 vv. 1-12
  • Hymns 421, 408(i)

  • Monday 31 July

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 144, 145, 146
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 147, 148, 149, 150

  • Tuesday 1 August

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 6, 7, 8

  • Wednesday 2 August

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 9, 10, 11
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 12, 13, 14
  • Thursday 3 August

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 15, 16, 17
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 18

  • Friday 4 August - Jean-Baptist Vianney, Curé d'Arts, Spiritual Guide, 1859

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 19, 20, 21
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the choir of St Peter's Church, St Louis, Missouri
  • Introit: Let nothing disturb thee White
  • Barnes Responses
  • Psalm(s) 23
  • Bowers (The All Saints' Service)
  • Te lucis ante terminum Aitken

  • Saturday 5 August

    9.30am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 24, 25, 26
  • 5.30pm Evensong sung by the choir of St Nicholas' Church, Codsall
  • Smith Responses
  • Hymn 178
  • Psalm(s) 99
  • Sumsion in A
  • O for a closer walk Ives

  • last updated: 6 July, 2000
    ©2000 Richard Shakeshaft
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